When many people usually think of jewelry, they first think of how to better decorate themselves with jewelry, but few people think of those various and very charming jewelry boxes. Here are some popular jewelry boxes for everyone. Historical knowledge.
Since the Stone Age, humans have begun to wear jewelry, and jewelry boxes have existed since ancient times. The history of jewelry boxes can be traced back several centuries. Jewel boxes were originally called "jewel caskets". Throughout the ages, jewelry boxes have been designed and made by skilled craftsmen. Early jewelry boxes were made of metal and decorated with gold, silver, copper and ivory. Even without jewelry, they themselves are very valuable works of art.
The Industrial Revolution gave rise to the concept of mass production. It enables the middle class of society to purchase decorations such as jewelry boxes and other necessities. Because the jewelry box can be mass-produced, and the cost involved in mass production is low. For the growing middle class, these jewelry boxes have become cheaper and cheaper, and these middle classes have begun to become interested in luxury goods.
From 1904 to 1918, jewelry boxes began to be mass-produced. In this era, gold and silver jewelry boxes have become very common. Silver-plated jewelry boxes are considered to be antique jewelry boxes, which are very rare. Other types of antique jewelry boxes include ceramic memorial boxes with souvenirs; and jewelry boxes made of ivory. Although they were designed later, they are very rare in the market. Their finishes are very durable. Therefore, these antique jewelry boxes can still be passed down.
In the first few years of the 20th century, American women yearned for fashion in major cities in the world and were able to realize this wish in the popular mail-order catalogs at the time. Packaging boxes have become popular "fashion" commodities in the mail order industry, and of course, jewelry stores will also sell jewelry boxes.
Nowadays, jewelry boxes are more than just a place to store jewelry. The jewelry box is called a gorgeous decoration, and women can use their jewelry to decorate their lives.